Adventures in Books


A book club for readers in grades 1-3 who have a taste for adventure.

Computer Classes


Learn computer skills that range from basics to best practices.

Conversations With Scholars


How do scholars become fascinated by their subjects? What is it like when they make a new discovery? How do the processes of research, analysis, writing, and teaching change their perspectives of the world? Discovery and Inspiration: Conversations with Scholars explores these questions through a series of public discussions with leading scholars from the National Read More

Sunday STEAM


A variety of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math activities.

Spanish Storytime


Stories, songs and rhymes for the family in Spanish!

Books Sandwiched In


Bring a lunch and share your thoughts on the current reading selection. All are welcome!

Frederick Douglass at 200


Chapel Hill Public Library is one of several organizations celebrating the life and legacy of the abolitionist, orator, and newspaper publisher Frederick Douglass on the occasion of his 200th birthday. For a look at more events in our community celebrating Frederick Douglass’ 200th birthday, visit the Orange County website       Douglass portrait by Read More

Science In the Stacks


Monthly talks on fascinating areas of science, followed by an educational activity and live demonstrations. Hosted by students from UNC in Meeting Room A.Read More

Community Discussion


Foreign born residents of Chapel Hill, we want to hear from you! Share your experiences and recommendations for how we can improve these things: Transportation Housing Safety Parks and recreation Opportunities to lead Planning and development Learn more about this collaboration between UNC Chapel Hill, the Town of Chapel Hill, and foreign-born residents here. We will Read More